Michael Doran


Michael is a partner in our Real Estate Team, regularly advising institutions, investors, asset managers and corporates on their real estate needs.

Michael has experience in advising of all aspects of commercial and institutional residential property (including portfolio sales and purchases) and all aspects of land development. He advises commercial landlords and tenants on acquisition and disposal of property interests and provides on-going asset management advice to landlords, tenants and asset managers.

He also has extensive experience in advising owners, lenders, equity investors and asset managers in all aspects of financing, secured lending and property investment. Michael has experience in advising both domestic and international clients. 


  • Real Estate
  • Landlord and Tenant
  • Real Estate Development
  • Transactional Property Law
  • Investment
  • Asset Management

Representative Matters

  • Acted for owner of Cherrywood Business Park in office lettings to Abbott Ireland, IIS Software, Zoetis and Genomics.
  • Acted for institutional purchaser in the acquisition of 1 Harbourmaster Place, IFSC, Dublin 1 and of Childers Road Retail Park, Limerick.
  • Acted for owners of prime Dublin shopping centre in several lettings in 2016 , including  to BBs, The Works, Nisbets, J&J Retail and Freshly Chopped.


Chambers Europe - Europe's Leading Business Lawyers, Chambers and Partners, 2017

“A pleasure to deal with and is highly responsive."

Chambers Europe - Europe's Leading Business Lawyers, Chambers and Partners, 2016

Michael is a "dynamic lawyer" 

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Areas of Expertise

Real Estate Law Retail Group Investment Group Commercial Real Estate (CRE) Finance

Professional Memberships

Law Society of Ireland


Trinity College Dublin, LL.B